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authorsajolida <sajolida@pimienta.org>2019-05-06 13:54:23 +0000
committersajolida <sajolida@pimienta.org>2019-05-06 14:03:35 +0000
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Finish release notes
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@@ -13,34 +13,68 @@ vulnerabilities|security/Numerous_security_holes_in_3.13.1]]. You should upgrade
# Changes
-## Upgrades and changes
+<a id="noscript"></a>
-- Update *Tor Browser* to 8.0.9.
+## Fixed *NoScript* activation in *Tor Browser*
- XXX: Check if there's a new blog post upstream.
+Starting from Friday May 3, a problem in *Firefox* and *Tor Browser*
+disabled all add-ons. This release reactivates all add-ons in *Tor
+Browser*, especially *NoScript* which is used to:
- Starting from Friday May 3, a problem in *Firefox* and *Tor Browser*
- disabled all add-ons.
+- Most importantly, protect against a very strong fingerprinting
+ technique called *HTML5 canvas fingerprinting* which can break your
+ anonymity.
- This release fixes the activation of add-ons in *Tor Browser*,
- especially the *NoScript* add-on which is used to:
+ Using HTML5 canvas fingerprinting, 2 or more collaborating websites
+ can compare how graphics and text are displayed by your computer and
+ determine whether 2 website visits are coming from the same computer
+ or not.
- - Most importantly, protect against a very strong fingerprinting
- technique called *HTML5 canvas fingerprinting* which can break your
- anonymity.
+- Strengthen *Tor Browser* against some JavaScript attacks that can lead
+ to compromised accounts and credentials on websites.
- Using HTML5 canvas fingerprinting, 2 or more collaborating websites
- can compare how graphics and text are displayed by your computer to
- determine whether 2 website visits are coming from the same
- computer.
+- Enable or disable JavaScript on some websites using the *NoScript*
+ interface, if you use it.
- - Strengthen *Tor Browser* against some JavaScript attacks that can
- lead to compromised accounts and credentials on websites.
+<div class="caution">
- - Enable or disable JavaScript on some websites using the NoScript
- interface, if you use it.
+<p>This issue still affects <em>Tor Browser</em> when it is restarted.</p>
- XXX: Create ticket
+</div>
+
+If *NoScript* is activated, the *NoScript* icon appears in the top-left corner
+and *Tor Browser* is safe:
+
+[[!img with-noscript.png alt="" link="no"]]
+
+If *NoScript* is deactivated, the *NoScript* icon is absent from the top-left corner and *Tor Browser* is unsafe:
+
+[[!img without-noscript.png alt="" link="no"]]
+
+To reactivate *NoScript* without restarting Tails, do the following:
+
+1. Open the address <span class="command">about:config</span> in *Tor
+ Browser*.
+
+ [[!img about-config.png link="no"]]
+
+1. Click the **I accept the risk!** button.
+
+1. At the top of the page, search for
+ <span class="command">xpinstall.signatures.required</span>.
+
+1. Double-click on the **xpinstall.signatures.required** line in the
+ results to set its value to **false**.
+
+1. Verify that *NoScript* is activated again.
+
+ [[!img xpinstall-false.png link="no"]]
+
+XXX: Copy to security/noscript_disabled_in_tor_browser.mdwn
+
+## Other upgrades and changes
+
+<a id="openpgp-applet"></a>
- Remove the *OpenPGP Applet* and *Pidgin* notification icons from the top
navigation bar.
@@ -50,23 +84,21 @@ vulnerabilities|security/Numerous_security_holes_in_3.13.1]]. You should upgrade
You can still access the *OpenPGP Applet* and *Pidgin* notification icons
from the system tray in the bottom-left corner of the screen.
- To display the system tray, move your mouse to the thin gray line on the of
- the window list in the bottom-left of the screen:
+ To display the system tray, move your mouse to the thin gray line in
+ the bottom-left of the screen, above the window list:
- [[!img system-tray-folded.png class="margin" link="no"]] [[!img system-tray-unfolded.png class="margin" link="no"]]
+ [[!img system-tray-folded.png class="right-margin" link="no"]] [[!img system-tray-unfolded.png link="no"]]
- To move these icons back to the top navigation bar, you can execute the
+ To move these icons back to the top navigation bar, execute the
following command in a *Terminal*:
<p class="pre command">gnome-shell-extension-tool --enable-extension=TopIcons@phocean.net</p>
- Until now, these icons were display in the top navigation bar by the
+ Until now, these icons were displayed in the top navigation bar by the
*TopIcons* GNOME extension. This extension is unmaintained, causes GNOME to
crash ([[!tails_ticket 11188]]), and will not work in Tails 5.0 based on
Debian 11 (Bullseye).
- XXX: Tell the help desk what to do
-
- Install localization packages only for the following languages:
- Arabic
@@ -99,16 +131,14 @@ vulnerabilities|security/Numerous_security_holes_in_3.13.1]]. You should upgrade
your language. For example, <span class="command-placeholder">es</span> for
Spanish.
- XXX: Create ticket
-
- Add a suspend button to the system menu.
- XXX: Add screenshot
+ [[!img doc/first_steps/introduction_to_gnome_and_the_tails_desktop/system.png link="no"]]
-- Add shutdown and restart buttons to the system menu when the screen is
+- Add suspend, restart, and shutdown buttons to the system menu when the screen is
locked.
- XXX: Add screenshot
+ [[!img suspend-and-shutdown-while-locked.png link="no"]]
- Replace all non-Latin fonts with the [[!wikipedia Noto_fonts
desc="Noto fonts family"]].
@@ -122,11 +152,11 @@ vulnerabilities|security/Numerous_security_holes_in_3.13.1]]. You should upgrade
- Fix the automatic configuration of new email accounts in *Thunderbird*.
([[!tails_ticket 16573]])
-- Fix Tails shutting down when waking up from suspend on some computers.
+- Prevent Tails from shutting down when waking up from suspend on some computers.
([[!tails_ticket 11729]])
- Fix the import of the [[Tails signing key|tails-signing.key]] in the
- *Passwords and Keys* utility.
+ *Passwords and Keys* utility. ([[!tails_ticket #15213]])
- Don't show notifications about *TailsData* when configuring a persistent
volume. ([[!tails_ticket 16632]])
@@ -184,11 +214,7 @@ See the list of [[long-standing issues|support/known_issues]].
## To upgrade your Tails USB stick and keep your persistent storage
-- Automatic upgrades are available from 3.12.1, 3.13, and 3.13.1 to 3.13.2.
-
- XXX: Check which IUK will be available with:
-
- git diff origin/master...origin/web/release-$VERSION wiki/src/upgrade/v1/Tails | grep "to_$VERSION"
+- Automatic upgrades are available from 3.12, 3.12.1, 3.13, and 3.13.1 to 3.13.2.
- If you cannot do an automatic upgrade or if Tails fails to start after an
automatic upgrade, please try to do a [[manual upgrade|upgrade]].
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